Peiraeus

[pahy-ree-uh s, pi-rey-]

Piraeus

or Pei·rae·us

[pahy-ree-uh s, pi-rey-]
noun
  1. a seaport in SE Greece: the port of Athens.
Greek Peiraievs.
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Peiraeus

noun
  1. a variant spelling of Piraeus

Piraeus

Peiraeus

noun
  1. a port in SE Greece, adjoining Athens: the country's chief port; founded in the 5th century bc as the port of Athens. Pop (municipality): 181 933 (2001)Modern Greek name: Piraiévs (ˌpirɛˈɛfs)
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